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Photoshop 6.0 Introduction   

Aims and Objectives

To learn how to use Photoshop to create and edit images

Know how to use Photoshop 6.0 in order to create and edit images

The flexibility and value of self-study course designed to enable you to work at your own pace

A personalised workbook to use as a reference guide on completion of the course

The opportunity to gain the widely recognised Pitman Training Certificate

Target Audience

Those who wish to learn how to use this popular image editing application to create images for use in print and on the web


Knowledge of a least one Windows-based application

Course Content

Lesson 1: Launching Photoshop; opening a file; the toolbox; saving into the Photoshop format; navigating in Photoshop; using the navigator palette

Lesson 2: Image resolutions; image sizes; resizing an image; cropping an image

Lesson 3: The rectangle and Elliptical Marquee Tools; Constraining shapes; the lasso; polygon and magnetic lasso tools; saving a selection; the magic want tool; subtracting from a selection

Lesson 4: Resizing; rotating and moving a selection; the erase tool; the history palette; copying a selection; feathering edges

Lesson 5: Greyscale and bitmap images; creating a duotone image; colour modes

Lesson 6: The colour palette; the colour picker; the eyedropper; the line tool; the fill command; the paintbrush tool; the clone stamp tool; the gradient tool

Lesson 7: Creating layers; adding text to a layer; hiding and moving layers; copying a layer; scaling a layer; adding effects to layers; merging layers

Lesson 8: Sharpening an image; rippling an image; other distortion effects; adding a lens flare; adding a texture; other filter effects

Lesson 9: Brightening and darkening an image; removing dust and scratches; adjusting an image's overall tones; changing the hue and saturation

Lesson 10: Saving into a TIFF file format; saving an image for the web

Course Duration: 16-18 Hours

Course Code: 1010195503